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More Than A Home

The Housing Authority of Owensboro is more than just a great place to call home.

Helpful Staff

Our staff is always available to provide service referrals, resource information, or just someone to talk to.


Fun Activities

We also like to have fun.  Enjoy bingo, holiday parties, children’s activities, summer meal programs, congregate meals, workshops, and so much more.
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Public Housing

The Housing Authority of Owensboro owns and maintains 580 apartments at six different complexes within the City of Owensboro. One, two, three and four bedroom units are available. Apply today.

Section 8 Housing

The Housing Authority of Owensboro administers Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers (HCV) that are funded by the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Apply today.

Residents Picnic


Learn about programming and activities developed by the Housing Authority of Owensboro for our residents, along with information about paying rent, maintaining your home, following policies, and serving in your community.

Public Notice Of Rental Assistance Demonstration

The Housing Authority of Owensboro (HAO), Kentucky, is updating its Annual PHA Plan. HAO has received Commitment to Enter into Housing Assistance Payments (CHAP) from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the conversion of public housing units...

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New Housing Authority Hours

Beginning Monday, March 4, 2019, the Housing Authority Office and Maintenance Department will be closed on Fridays.  The HAO will continue to be open 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday through Thursday.  Maintenance will begin work at 7:00 am which will include work orders....

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Smoke-Free Housing

Due to a recent change in HUD policy, the Housing Authority of Owensboro will soon be required to be smoke-free in and around all of its apartments, office buildings, community rooms, and common areas.

The goal of the new HUD policy is to reduce the harmful effects of second-hand smoke and to create a healthier environment for all residents.

The Housing Authority’s new Non-Smoking Policy  will take effect July 1, 2017.




Upcoming Inspections

Quarterly Maintenance Service

Maintenance will be entering apartments at the following

Nannie Locke, Baker Drive & Adams Village  December 2 -19

Furnace and Water Heater Service

PG Walker & Nannie Locke  December 2 – 19

 Pest Control Quarterly Inspections

Rolling Heights:  December 3, 4 and 5

 Housekeeping Inspections

December 3 Rolling Heights buildings 63-65 & Baker Drive

December 4:  Rolling Heights buildings 63-65, Baker Drive & Dieterle Drive South

December 5:  Dieterle Drive South



Current Newsletter

The DECEMBER 2019 Newsletter is now available